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The Case Against Reality

A professor of cognitive science argues that the world is nothing like the one we experience through our senses.<p>As we go about our daily lives, we tend to assume that our perceptions—sights, sounds, textures, tastes—are an accurate portrayal of the real world. Sure, when we stop and think about …

3 Sample Workout Schedules for a Complete Exercise Program

If you're a new exerciser or you're trying to get back to exercise, knowing where to start is a challenge. The right workout schedule will depend on …

25 daily habits that will make you smarter

In the Quora thread, "What would you do to be a little smarter every single day?", readers shared the habits they follow to fuel their brains.<p>Here are some simple actions that could help you become a smarter person.<p>Think about how to reduce poverty, how to solve a daily problem you have, …

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Traces Of Bubonic Plague And Dysentery Found In New York’s Subway System

But don’t throw away your MetroCard just yet<p>Today, the <i>Wall Street Journal</i> released an interactive map of the bacteria in New York’s subway system. And as expected, it's gross enough to make your skin crawl.<p>The map shows the culmination of a work by researchers at Weill Cornell Medical College, …

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24 Hour, 24 Dollar Chocolate Chip Cookies

chocolate chocolate chip cookie recipe chocolate chips cookies cookies and bars New York Times chocolate chip cookie new york times recipes<p>January 7, …

Ski Goggles Part 2: The Newest Technology

In Part 1 of this, I explained how dramatically ski and snowboard goggle technology has changed – an up to date pair of goggles can really improve your skiing experience (and safety).<p>I also gave my Super Simple Buyer’s Guide, with no explanation of how the choices were made. For those of you …